Functional zoning in the design of children's playground

- Apr 01, 2021-

The amusement equipment of the indoor children’s playground not only relies on colors to attract people, but more importantly, how to rationally plan and layout the functional zones of the amusement equipment. Reasonable functional zones can not only bring customers a good play experience, but also make them more reasonable. The venue brings greater benefits to the park.


The importance of functional zoning of children's playground


For those who invest in a children's playground for the first time, they may feel that the functional zoning of the venue is irrelevant. As long as the equipment in the children's playground is attractive enough, it will be good to run a business. In fact, the functional zoning of the children’s playground is more important in the planning and design. If there is no reasonable planning in the playground, the amusement equipment will be arranged in a disorderly manner and the space utilization rate will not be high. For example: fun projects are crowded together, so Children will appear crowded when playing, which creates a bad play experience for customers.


A good distinction between the space and function of the children’s playground can make the internal area of the playground distinct and at the same time have a certain functional connection, and enable the playground to effectively separate the interior and the exterior, ensure the safety of children’s play, and allow them to play The playground can get its own place when playing, so as to enhance the integrity of the overall layout of the children's playground.


What kind of functional partition is more reasonable?


If you have a 1,000-square-meter site, and not all 1,000-square meters are used to place amusement equipment, you need to plan different areas reasonably to achieve overall coordination and maximize benefits. Generally, children’s playgrounds will design different functional zones according to the size of the area: mainly naughty castle play area, parent-child puzzle area, leisure viewing area, sales function area, service function area, performance area, trampoline area, video game area, DIY handmade area , Role-playing area, scenario simulation area, educational space area, clothing and catering joint operation area, etc.



When sub-regional, dynamic and static are generally combined, and entertainment and educational development are combined to meet the needs of children of different ages, hobbies, and personalities. Next, I will briefly introduce you to common functional partitions:



a. Naughty castle play area. The Naughty Castle play area is the core of the theme park. It is generally surrounded by safety nets and the main frame; it contains a variety of items that can exercise children's physical strength, coordination and intelligence, such as trampolines, ball pools, drill holes, single-plank bridges, boxing bags, and broadswords. Mountains, spider platoons, etc., fully satisfy children's natural designs like drilling, climbing, sliding, rolling, shaking, swinging, jumping, and shaking. Groups can be divided according to age, and the different needs of different age groups should be fully considered. Pay particular attention to the placement and color of children’s naughty castle equipment. The impact of color on children is very important. Bright and cheerful colors will bring children joyful emotions.


b. Parent-child puzzle area. This area is mainly a comprehensive puzzle area. Various classic play items such as sand pools, DIY crafts and building blocks can be set up in the area. Children can enjoy these things to their fullest while interacting with their parents to promote parent-child relationship between children and parents. communicate with.


c. Leisure viewing area. The leisure viewing area is an indispensable part of the children’s playground. Parents in this area can easily see the children’s play in each area. Built-in tables and chairs, WiFi, etc., can be used for recreation and entertainment, and can also be used for reading and rest, which can be effectively improved. Customer experience.


d. Sales function area. The sales function area designs a series of derivatives according to customer needs, such as snacks, desserts, drinks, toys, books, gifts, etc., which can meet the diverse needs of customers and increase the income of the children's playground.



e. Service function area. Providing customers with a variety of special needs services, including a series of services such as children's reading, children's clothing, children's photography, etc., can improve the park's return rate and customer satisfaction.



f. Performance function area. The performance function area integrates the entire theme park into a large stage concept, which can design unique full-field lighting change programs and theme music. Through the control room, the lighting and music changes of the entire park can be controlled, and the entire theme park can be changed at the time of performance. It becomes a huge SHOW field, allowing children to play with excitement.